An analyst says it is highly saluted that Russia, Turkey and Iran are sitting at the same table to try to resolve the conflict in Syria, emphasizing that the Islamic Republic plays a key role in the peace talks in Astana.
Italians took to the streets to show their opposition to new US President Donald Trump.
Iran’s International Music Festival has wrapped up in the capital Tehran.
An analyst says the anti-Trump protests in the US and UK have been engineered and have nothing to do with the public outrage.
Rafael Nadal has booked his spot in the 4th round of the Australian Open after squeezing past teenager Alexander Zverev in a 5-set thriller.
Robert Lewandowski netted a brace including a stoppage time winner as Bayern Munich posted a 2-1 win over Freiburg.
An activist says given the fact that the UN special rapporteur on Myanmar has admitted there are atrocities being committed against the Rohingya Muslims, the world body should apply sanctions against the country.
A political expert says the settlement of the political dispute over presidential election in the Gambia would save the whole region form a deadly conflict in West Africa.
Thierry Neuville still leads the Monte Carlo Rally after Friday's World Rally Championship stages.
Several US police officers have been injured in scuffles with furious protesters in Washington DC. Police have also arrested scores of people.
Donald Trump has become the 45th president of the United States, after taking the oath of office at the US Capitol.
Roger Federer eased past 10th seed Tomas Berdych to reach the fourth round of the Australian Open.
Using cameras and a microphone, the Socially Aware Robot Assistant (SARA) is able to not only listen to your queries but take in how you are feeling about the interaction.
The Kenyan Youth Orchestra which is part of the Ghetto Classics music education program, brings classical music to poverty-stricken areas of the Kenyan capital.
A political expert says threats from inside and outside Turkey have prompted the Turkish authorities to change their behavior in respect of Syria.
A vigil meant to thank the administration of former US President Barack Obama has turned into a march against his successor Donald Trump in the Japanese capital.
Real Madrid are preparing for their upcoming La Liga match against Malaga.
The world no.1 Andy Murray has defeated Sam Querrey in straight sets.
Hundreds of Mexicans have marched on the US Embassy in the country’s capital to express their anger at Donald Trump’s presidential inauguration.
Donald Trump has been sworn in as the 45th president of the United States.
The Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe is threatening to downgrade Turkey's status over its harsh crackdown in the wake of the failed coup last July.
Hundreds of people have taken to the streets of Brussels to protest against new US President Donald Trump.
South Koreans are unsure about the prospect of their country’s ties with the US.
Yemeni rights activists and pro-democracy advocates have staged a rally outside the Saudi embassy in Sana’a.
An activist says the anti-Trump protesters are ignoring the major problem which is America’s debauched political system.
An activist says Trump is not a president that the Americans wanted and he was forced upon the people by the country's two-party system.
A political commentator says the Obama administration has failed to understand properly the rationale behind policies of the Russian government.
A political expert says the United States and Britain pursue their imperialist agenda in Gambia through hatching a plot to overthrow President Yahya Jammeh.
Atletico Madrid have eased past Eibar 3-nil at Vicente Calderon in the first leg of their Copa del Rey quarterfinal.
Residents in the Danish capital are experiencing an age-old Turkish treatment of fish spa.
World No.2 Novak Djokovic has endured a shock defeat, at the hands of world No.117 Denis Istomin.
Barcelona have posted their first victory at Anoeta Stadium in nearly a decade, by edging Real Sociedad 1-0.
Pakistan’s top court has called on the central and regional governments to come down hard on terror groups like Daesh.
The rescue operation in the collapsed Plasco shopping center in downtown Tehran is underway.
The labor unrest which has marked the tenure of French President Francois Hollande has still not subsided.
A South Korean court has denied a request to arrest the de facto head of Samsung Group Lee Jae-yong.
There is no end in sight to the suffering of people in the besieged Gaza Strip who have been grappling with food insecurity due to Israel’s years-long blockade.
Israeli forces have killed a Palestinian man in the Negev desert during a demolition campaign.
India hosts a conference on cultural ties between the country and Iran in the capital New Delhi.
The number of civilian casualties in Afghanistan continues to be a source of concern for the people and rights organizations in the country.
London is hosting the annual Magical Lantern Festival. Historic gardens have been lit up by an extraordinary array of colorful lanterns and sculptures.
The recent ongoing snap in china’s northern ‘Shanxi’ province has created spectacular icicles at ‘Hukou’ Waterfall.
An analyst says the EU's statement on Iran's nuclear agreement is very critical and it should serve as a wake-up call to Donald Trump.
Liverpool squeezed past Plymouth Argyle 1-nil in their FA Cup third round replay at Home Park Stadium.
An analyst says if the US violates the JCPOA, it will be further isolated on the international stage.
Britain’s highest court has ruled that the UK government must face kidnap and torture claims brought by former Libyan dissident Abdelhakim Belhadj.
Pakistan has been facing acute energy crisis for years. The situation has become worse in recent months.
A zoo otter in Japan has spun its way to fame on the Internet.
Real Madrid have slumped to their second defeat in a week by suffering a 2-1 loss at the hands of Celta Vigo.
Despite the UK’s decision for a hard Brexit, the idea has not changed the tough bargaining stance of Europe’s top leaders.
Selahattin Demirtas and Figen Yuksekdag have been accused of supporting the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party, the PKK.
Jeonbuk Motors have been banned from playing in this year’s AFC Champions League over their involvement in a 2013 bribery scandal.
The Islamic Movement in Nigeria has demanded the Nigerian government release its leader Sheikh Ibrahim al-Zakzaky.
Aafia was convicted by a US court years go for attempting to murder her American interrogators in an Afghan jail.
A political analyst says coordination among regional nations has countered Saudi Arabia’s regime change policy in the Middle East.
Hamas and Fatah have agreed to establish a Palestinian unity government.
The European Union's legislators say border controls and security policies agreed by the bloc's leaders are killing innocent refugees.
Roger Federer beat Noah Rubin 7-5, 6-3, 7-6 (3) on Wednesday, maintaining his record of never failing to reach the 3rd round at the 18 Australian Opens he's contested.
An Iranian university professor says the upcoming peace talks on Syria would not bear fruit unless the United States and its regional allies change their policies.
World No. 1 Andy Murray thrashed Andrey Rublev of Russia in straight sets to reach the 3rd round of the Australian Open.
Nanjing subway station in China revealed its automated guided vehicle (AGV) robot, which significantly reduces the time and space needed to park a car.
An art gallery in Finland has opened an exhibition featuring artworks of a 17-year-old brown bear named Juuso, that uses his body as a paint brush to generate artwork.
An analyst says Western powers do not want their future opponents to see that it is possible to successfully defend against their plans for regime change.
An analyst says it is good that Theresa May decided to get Britain out of the single market because the EU seeks to punish the country for the Brexit vote.
Spaniards ride their horses through bonfires the night before the day celebrating Saint Antony the abbot, the patron saint of animals.
Defending Australian Open champion Novak Djokovic started his tournament with a 6-1, 7-6 (4), 6-2 win over Fernando Verdasco on Tuesday.
The government of Catalonia says it will open more mass graves in 2017 in order to recover and identity the remains of the victims of the Spanish civil war.
Turkish security forces have arrested Abdulkadir Masharipof, the gunman who killed 39 people in an Istanbul nightclub on New Year's Day.
Freezing temperatures have gripped Italy for almost two weeks.
The Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe is seeking to increase the access of the international monitoring mission to the conflict zone in eastern Ukraine.
La Liga leaders Real Madrid have hit the training ground ahead of their Copa del Rey quarter-final match against Celta Vigo.
British Prime Minister Theresa May has outlined her government's Brexit plans in the first major speech on the topic since Britain voted to leave the European Union in June.
Relations between Pakistan and Afghanistan have been tense for months. But ties between the two neighbors have hit a new low after recent terrorist attacks in Afghanistan.
The Syrian army has made major gains against foreign-backed terrorists in Ain al-Fijeh town near the capital Damascus.
British sailor Alex Thomson has set a world record for the greatest distance sailed solo in 24 hours, covering 536.8 nautical miles (994.15 km) in the Vendee Globe round-the-world race.
A leading Russian innovative biotech company presented a breakthrough cancer drug - with early tests suggesting it is more effective in battling the disease than foreign analogues, in Saint Petersburg, on Monday.
An activist says counter-terrorism laws in Europe have promoted environment of hate against the Muslim community.
While Europe is worried about the rise of the far-right, a new report from Amnesty International seems to indicate that many far-right policies have already been implemented.
Reports that US President-elect Donald Trump will probably take action against the utilization of H1B visas issued to Indian outsourcing firms have been the source of a great concern for Indian firms.
In South Korea, three of President Park Geun-hye’s former aides have recently been arrested on charges of blackballing artists critical of her policies.
A political expert says Iran and Syria have stood against Western powers’ interference in the Middle East region.
A political analyst says there is no hope for resolving the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, because the Western powers do nothing to settle the issue.
As long as the US and its Mideast allies continue to arm militant groups in Syria, there would be no real chance for sustainable peace, a political commentator says.
Donald Trump’s approach towards Iran’s nuclear deal and his stance on the US NATO membership may ruin Washington’s alliance with Europe, an analyst says.
Marine biologists have, for the first time, captured a video of a new species of seadragon alive in the wild.
US Open champion Stan Wawrinka survived a huge scare against Martin Klizan of Slovakia to reach the 2nd round.
Federer made a winning return to competitive tennis after a 6-month-break on Monday.
Thousands of people have gathered in the Japanese city of Nagano to celebrate the ‘Nozawa Onsen’ Fire Festival.
Kids in Thailand have celebrated ‘Children’s Day’ in a weird way. They have attended military barracks to handle real rifles and other weaponry.
The deployment of THAAD missile system to South Korea has been delayed by Lotte Group that owns the land reserved for the American projectiles.
EU Foreign Policy Chief Federica Mogherini says she is 100 percent convinced that EU members will remain stick together.